Billings West High School

Home of the Golden Bears

2201 St. John's Avenue

Billings, MT 59102





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       Important Dates:              

             November 11 - December 5 -- Toys for Tots Drive -- see announcements for details

             November 26-28 -- Thanksgiving Vacation -- No School

             November 30 -- Winter Sports Auction -- 1:00 pm

             December 16 -- Holiday Concert I -- 7:30 - Auditorium
             December 18 -- Holiday Concert II -- 7:30 - Auditorium

             December 24 -- January 2 -- No School -- Winter Break -- (School resumes on January 5th)


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       Test Dates:

       December 9 -- ASVAB -- Class Periods 1, 2, 3 -- Open to Grades 10-12 -- see announcements for details



Weekly Activities 

            Sports Physical - 2014       

            Pre-participation Physical Form                                              

       Activities Schedules 2014-2015


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Parent PowerSchool User Guide

You will need to go to the
Main Office
(not the Registrar which is what the guide states)
to get the parent letter.

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West High Yearbook:

Yearbooks cost $50 before Jan. 1. 
After Jan. 1, they are $65.

Order forms are in the main office or you may use the payschool link on this page. 

We are always seeking pictures of school activities. If you have pictures to submit, please go to hjeshare. Our school code is BWHS (all caps). There, you can upload photos and we will receive them to put in the yearbook. 

The yearbook staff sells baby and friendship ads to be published in the yearbook to seniors and parents of seniors. Price ranges from $45 to $145 depending on the size of the ad. Ads are to be made online. Please go to The school code is 7469. Ads can be made directly online and then paid for at that time also. 

Any questions about yearbooks should be sent to or Lauren Zent, 281-5700.

Yearbook Order Form 2014

Student Registration  2015/2016:

Agenda for MS PAC Dec 2013
Course Report Book 2014
Student Registration Guide 2014-2015

District PK-12 Enrollment Form

Class Meetings for Registration for 2015-2016:

11th going 12th-
     Mandatory Meeting- Wed., Nov. 5, PLC time
     Registration -- Tuesday, Nov. 11, and Thursday, Nov. 13
                         (Out of English 3 classes)

10th going 11th-
     Mandatory Meeting- Wed., Nov. 12, PLC time
     Registration -- Tuesday, Nov. 18, and Thursday, Nov. 20
                         (Out of English 2 classes)

9th going 10th-
     Mandatory Meeting- Wed., Nov. 19, PLC time
     Registration -- Tuesday, Dec. 2, and Thursday, Dec. 4
                         (Out of English 1 classes)

Registration Forms:
 *     Freshman

*      Sophomore

*       Junior

*       Senior

*      Career Center:

Student Registration Sem 1

Student Registration Sem 2

Freshman Registration Form

Sophomore Registration Sem 1 & Sem 2


Class Flyers:

*       AP Statistics

*       Business Flyer and Business Presentation

*       Computer Skills & Desktop Publishing

*      Tech Ed

*       World Languages



Important Information:


Superintendent Bouck:

November Newsletter

Inclement Weather Conditions-Special Edition

BPS Board Wins Board of the Year Award!

August 15, 2014 Newsletter
Redistricting Information

Billings Public Schools Facilities Master Plan

West High:
West High Parent Letter August 2014

Other  Information:


Parent's Backpack Guide to English/Math Standards

Junior Parent Night Presentation
Student Handbook with Schedule 2013-2014

BWHS Freshman Survival Guide 2013-2014

Driver's Education Classes 2014-1215

New Student Registration for the  2014/2015 school year:

Please call the Main Office at West High (281-5600) in order to make an appointment to register your student who will be new to West High in the Fall of 2014.  For your appointment you will need to bring:

A parent and/or legal guardian must accompany the student to the registration appointment.  For questions regarding registration, please contact Jeril Hehn, Associate Principal, at 281-5614.

To see which school your student will attend, call 281-5018 or go online to (Parents/Enrollment & Registration/School Site Locater).

Transcript Fee: 


Beginning January 2, 2014, Billings Public Schools will be charging a $3.00 fee for each transcript requested.
There will not be a charge for current students or for one calendar year upon exit date.  Transcripts will not be mailed until the proper documentation and payment is received.
Fees may be paid with check, cash, or by Payschool (link listed below), which carries additional convenience fees.
Upon receipt of payment the transcript can be mailed or obtained in person at West High Registrar's office.

For more information and Request For Transcript Form, click here to go to the West High Transcript website.


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Building Security Information

BPS Inclement Weather Conditions Information

Inclement Weather Conditions
Special Edition


Thresa Skeslien-Jenkins
On the evening of Nov. 21, the Institute for Peace Institute at
Rocky Mountain College feted Thresa at their annual celebration at
the Alberta Bair Theater.  She finished
first in the essay contest
that dealt with global issues and how to achieve peace.

2015 National Merit
Scholarship Competition

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                  Jack Conwell              Malia Gesuale                 Joe Knee
                   Semifinalist                 Semifinalist                 Commended




Billings West High School commits
 to providing educational excellence by
empowering students with
 the means for success and
 by challenging them to
become productive citizens.

Latex and Peanut Safe School

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2014 National Spanish Exam Winners:

Gold  Award  = 95 Percentile and above in the nation
Spanish Level Two: Jessica Keller (tied first in the state of Montana)

Click here for other winners

2014 National French Exam Winners:

Silver Award winners-- Cyrine Boumediene  and
Synda Boumediene
(Both awards winners are from Tunisian, and French is NOT their first language. )

Of 11,847 students taking the French 4 exam, 7 got a perfect score.
 Only 6 students missed one question --
Cyrine Boumediene was one of those.
Another 19 students missed only two questions --
Synda Boumediene was one of those.

Bronze Award winner -- Erin Stafford (French 2)
(was in the top 3% nationally)

Click here for other winners

Business Professionals of America

2014 National Results
2014 State Results 

2014 Regional Results


Welcome to Billings West High School's official home on the web! 
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Pages for individual departments are designed and/or maintained by those who have volunteered their time and effort to the cause.  These individuals deserve all the honor and credit for each of their pages; they are the people who assist in making the Billings West High School Web run smoothly year after year. . .and years to come.  

Last Update: Tuesday November 25, 2014